Business Leaders Lecture: Ann P Francke, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Management Institute

Business Leaders Lecture Series - Stop Managing; Start Achieving: Why Management Needs a Makeover

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Our popular Business Leaders Lecture Series welcomes many renowned business leaders to share their knowledge and expertise. Great companies have great leaders and learning from their experiences continues to be a tradition at Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Business School invites you to attend this Business Leaders' Lecture, by Ann Francke, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Management Institute.

  • From: Wednesday 29 January 2014, 5.45 pm
  • To: Wednesday 29 January 2014, 7.30 pm
  • Location: Newton building, Main Entrance, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

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Our popular Business Leaders Lecture Series welcomes many renowned business leaders to share their knowledge and expertise. Great companies have great leaders and learning from their experiences continues to be a tradition at Nottingham Business School

Nottingham Business School invites you to attend this Business Leaders' Lecture, by Ann Francke, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Management Institute, entitled "Stop Managing; Start Achieving: Why Management Needs a Makeover"

Biography

Ann P Francke, MBA, CCMI , CMgr, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and Author of the FT Guide to Management

As Chief Executive Officer, Ann brings her extensive global general management experience to the CMI and has a proven track record of developing people and delivering innovative strategies that result in sustainable growth. At CMI, she leverages her experience in leading organisations to promote best practices in management and leadership, and improve management standards across the UK and beyond.

Prior to CMI, Ann was Global General Manager at the British Standards Institution, where she led the training and certification businesses to create a more customer – facing organisation.

Before BSI, Ann held executive board positions at Boots and Yell and was European Vice President at Mars with responsibility for the pet care portfolio. Ann began her career at Procter and Gamble and managed a variety of international brands including Pampers, Always and Olay before rising to global general manager. She has a BA with distinction from Stanford University and MBA and MS degrees from Columbia University in New York.

Ann is a member of the Lancaster University Management School Advisory Board and is currently writing the FT Guide to Management, due out December 2013. She also advises brand funds. Ann speaks frequently at conferences and in the media on all aspects of management best practice.

Ann lives in West London with her husband, her daughter attends university in the USA. A UK / US citizen, Ann also speaks German and Russian.

About CMI

The CMI is the only UK chartered body with the mission to promote better managed and led organizations by increasing the number and quality of professionally qualified managers. Founded in 1952, the CMI has over 100,000 in its membership community, and partners with 600 learning organizations and over 450 employers to provide best practice content, toolkits and nationally-recognized qualifications. We produce many thought leading research reports on management and leadership topics and are the only professional body authorized to award the 'practical MBA' and coveted hallmark of Chartered Manager.

Programme

5.45 pm Guest Registration and welcome drinks and canapés
6.00 pm Welcome and Introduction, Baback Yazdani, Dean Nottingham Business School
6.10 pm Business Leaders Lecture, Ann Francke, CMI
6.45 pm Questions & Answers
7.00 pm Close

Booking information

Our Business Leaders Lectures are free to attend, however places are limited. We recommend booking your place/s at this lecture as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

To book your place/s please register online.

Alternatively you may contact us by email or telephone +44 (0)115 848 88732.

Tickets are not issued for this event, however a confirmation email will be sent approximately one week prior to the lecture date.

Location details

Room/Building:

Newton building, Main Entrance

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

Parking:

Parking:

There is no parking available at the University itself, but there are many car parking facilities within a couple of minutes walking distance. The nearest car park is Talbot Street Car Park. If using this car park please exit onto Chaucer Street.

Travel Info:

Location:

This lecture will take place at Nottingham Trent University’s City campus, in the Newton building. The Newton building is located on Goldsmith Street close to the city centre. Further details about the exact location of this lecture will be sent to you prior to the event.

Travel:

If you are travelling to Nottingham by car the fastest and easiest way to get to the Newton building is by using the cities park and ride tram service. NET Trams depart every ten minutes from the Phoenix Park and Hucknall sites and takes you directly into the city within 20 minutes. The cost of a day travel ticket is £3.50. The tram is also convenient if you are travelling by train. Trams also depart from Nottingham Train Station at ten minute intervals. You can alight at either the Royal Centre or Nottingham Trent University tram stop as they are equidistant to the Newton building.

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